- April 24, 2015 at 12:26 pm
Carleton students routinely engage in fascinating research projects that allow them to pursue their intellectual and creative interests off campus. Lauren Kempton ’18 chats with Nathaniel Van Wienen '15 to see what he’s been digging into.
- April 22, 2015 at 1:39 pm
Bailey Ulbricht ’15, a Davis Project for Peace Scholar, will head to the war-torn border of Syria and Turkey this summer to manage an educational program for Syrian refugees.
- April 22, 2015 at 8:53 am
Student needs are always prioritized during the Great College Search. But parents have their own concerns and challenges, too.
- April 20, 2015 at 3:57 pm
The public is invited to participate in the fourth annual 5K for HOPE, a run/walk to benefit the HOPE Center, on Saturday, May 9th beginning at 9:30am at the Carleton College Recreation Center. The 5K for HOPE is open to all. Registration is $15 for Carleton students and $30 for non-students. Proceeds from this event will support the HOPE Center, whose mission is to create zero tolerance for sexual and domestic violence through Healing, Outreach, Prevention and Education. The HOPE Center is located in Faribault and serves all of Rice County. Participants can register online at: https://apps.carleton.edu/campus/gsc/5KforHope/registration/.
- April 8, 2015 at 4:02 pm
There's no place like home, right? The Career Center’s Scholars Week program—built around “taste of industry” tours that introduce students to organizations for site visits, panel discussions, and networking—kept its Carleton connections close this year.
- April 3, 2015 at 2:25 pm
Ysaye Maria Barnwell presented the weekly convocation and performed a community sing later in the day.
- April 3, 2015 at 9:20 am
Carleton students routinely engage in fascinating research projects that allow them to pursue their intellectual and creative interests off campus. Lauren Kempton ’18 chats with Olgaby Martinez '16 to see what she’s been digging into.
- March 27, 2015 at 2:52 pm
Computer science majors Laura Biester '16 and Adam Canady '16 are California bound after landing fellowships through venture capital firm Kleiner Perkins Caufield and Byers.
- March 20, 2015 at 2:49 pm
Currently senior associate vice president for campus life at Emory University (Ga.)
- March 11, 2015 at 1:28 pm
The Counterfactuals, an indie pop band comprised of Carleton professors Daniel Groll (philosophy), Jason Decker (philosophy), and Andy Flory (music)—along with St. Olaf College philosophy professor Mike Fuerstein—have been selected to appear as part of the 2015 Minnesota Music Summit, sponsored annually by the Minnesota Music Coalition. The Counterfactuals will perform along with nationally-acclaimed musical artists Fathom Lane and Chastity Brown on Friday, April 10 at the Amsterdam Bar and Hall in St. Paul, Minn.
- March 2, 2015 at 9:14 am
- February 18, 2015 at 1:24 pm
Carleton College moved up to the No. 2 position on Peace Corps’ annual list of the top volunteer-producing small colleges and universities across the country. With 17 alumni currently serving overseas as Peace Corps volunteers, the school made its fourth consecutive appearance on the list. Carleton ranked second behind Gonzaga University (Wash.) and its 20 alumni among schools and universities of 5,000 or less undergraduate students. Since the agency was created in 1961, 496 Carleton graduates have made a difference as Peace Corps volunteers.